The Sound of Summer is in the Air : Live Music in Raleigh NC at Walnut Creek


As the days get longer and hotter moving into the summer, many see this as the season for outdoor concerts. With Walnut Creek Amphiteater, the number one Live Music in Raleigh NC venue just minutes from your new home in the South Lakes neighborhood in Fuquay Varina, you are never too far from the “sounds of summer.”

Known in the area to showcasing the biggest and best names among award winning and world famous performers from all genres in a spectacular outdoor setting, Walnut Creek Amphitheater has been the “go-to” venue for Live Music in Raleigh NC in the warmer months of Spring and Summer for the past 25 years.

The most picturesque of all venues for Live Music in Raleigh NC, Walnut Creek is part of a 77-acre, $13.5 million, complex that was built by the City of Raleigh in 1991. Featuring a covered pavilion that seats nearly 7,000 people and a beautiful, sprawling general admission, lawn area that accomadates upwards of another 13,500 concert goers, the ideal setup of Walnut Creek provides an intimate concert experience despite having the capacity to house the largest national acts who pass through to perform Live Music in Raleigh NC.

The diverse schedule of world class Live Music in Raleigh NC acts continues this upcoming weekend, as on Saturday, April 30 the grooving sounds of Widespread Panic with opening act Jason Isabell takes center stage at the amphitheater.

The full Summer lineup of Live Music in Raleigh NC at Walnut Creek Amphitheater is as follows:

Sat , April 30- Widespread Panic w/ Jason Isbell
Sat , May 21- Kenny Chesney w/ Old Dominion
Sun, June 5- Journey/The Doobie Brothers w/ Dave Mason
Fri , June 10- Miranda Lambert w/ Kip Moore and Brothers Osbourne
Sat , June 18- Rascal Flatts w/ Kelsea Ballerini
Tue, June 21- Weezer w/ Panic! At the Disco
Sun, July 10- Toby Keith
Thu, July 14- Florida Georgia Line
Fri , July 22- Dierks Bentley w/ Randy Houser
Sat , July 23- Kool and the Gang w/ Bootsy Collins, Morris Day, and Doug E. Fresh
Sun, July 24- Gwen Stefani w/ Eve
Tue, July 26- Snoop Dogg and Wiz Khalifa
Thu, July 28- Counting Crows and Rob Thomas
Fri , August 12- Dixie Chicks
Sat , August 13- Def Leppard w/ REO Speedwagon and Tesla
Fri , August 19- Keith Urban w/ Brett Eldredge
Fri , Sept. 2- Luke Bryan w/ Little Big Town and Dustin Lynch
Sat , Sept. 3- Luke Bryan w/ Little Big Town and Dustin Lynch
Wed, Sept. 13- Heart w/ Joan Jett and Cheap Trick

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